Mission Statement

The California Desert Association of REALTORS® is a trade association representing more than 3,000 REALTORS®, Commercial Practitioners and Affiliates throughout the Coachella Valley.


The California Desert Association of REALTORS® is the trusted source for real estate and the protection of private property rights.


Our vision is to provide market information, products and services, standards of practice, education and advocacy for our Members and the public.




CDAR VMM – Riverside County DA


Have properties you want to pitch? Join us for our next Marketing Meeting on Thursday, December 2nd at 8:30 AM and PITCH YOUR PROPERTY! We will be welcoming Michael Hestrin, the Riverside County District Attorney. It’s a meeting you simply cannot miss!

If you would like to feature your property on the tour, please e-mail the listing number to Rickie McCabe at CDAR by Wednesday, December 1st at 3 PM. You must be present in the meeting in order to pitch your property.

DISCLAIMER:  DO NOT PARTICIPATE in any CDAR Video Conferencing Committee Meetings or Events while operating a motor vehicle. California has various laws prohibiting distracted driving. (Vehicle Code Sections 27602, 23123, 23123.5, and 23125, among others). CDAR does not endorse the view, opinions, policies or activities of the person or entity by the use of our facility or marketing materials.

2021 Awards Ceremony & 2022 BOD Installation

Cost: $25

CDAR Corporate Office - 44475 Monterey Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States

Join CDAR on Friday, December 3rd starting at 5 PM for the 2021 Awards Ceremony and 2022 Board of Directors Installation. We will be installing the 2022 Board of Directors and Officers, as well as presenting the 2021 REALTOR® and Affiliate of the Year awards. This is an in-person event, and tickets are $25 per person.

Our Master of Ceremonies, California Association of REALTORS® President Otto Catrina, will be swearing in the CDAR 2022 Board of Directors and Officers and will be on-hand as we recognize the 2021 award recipients. Check-in for this event starts at 5 PM and will be held at the CDAR Corporate Office (44475 Monterey Avenue, Palm Desert, CA). This will be a casual affair with heavy appetizers and drinks. Business Casual Attire is required, and you must RSVP to attend. To register, click the link below!